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Andrew Saunders

Managing Director | Currency Management

Andrew Saunders is a Managing Director in Mesirow Currency Management. He is responsible for the group’s emerging markets portfolio within the Alpha & Macro strategies team.

Andrew has more than 20 years of experience in quantitative research and systematic trading strategies. Prior to joining Mesirow, Andrew was a Senior Portfolio Manager at The Cambridge Strategy (TCS), which was acquired by Mesirow in 2018. Before working at TCS, he was a Senior Portfolio Manager in the Internal Hedge Fund at National Australia Bank in Sydney and Hong Kong, where he traded currencies and interest rates in both developed and emerging markets with a predominantly systematic style. In addition, he’s held multiple positions at Saunders Capital Management, AIG Trading in Hong Kong and Macquarie Bank.

Andrew earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Sydney and a Graduate Diploma in applied finance and investment analysis from the Securities Institute of Australia. He is a fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia.